Dalton, GA 30721 ZIP Code Profile

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ZIP Code 30721: Basic Data & USPS Preferred City Name

Preferred Name, USPS
Dalton, GA 30721

  • ZIP Code Type: STANDARD
  • Businesses Addresses: 1,569
  • Single Family Addresses: 17,023
  • Multi-Family Addresses: 1,035
  • County: Whitfield County
  • Centroid: Latitude 34.785, Longitude -84.933
  • Time Zone: Eastern Time Zone (UTC -5 hours)
  • Observes DST: Yes

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Dalton, GA 30721 Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2015)


Total Population 55,055
Population in Households 54,888
Population in Familes 47,574
Population in Group Qrtrs 167
Population Density1 393
Diversity Index2 76


Total Households 17,717
Average Household Size 3.1
Family Households 13,338
Average Family Size 4


Total Housing Units 20,012 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 10,726 (53.6%)
Renter Occupied HU 6,991 (34.9%)
Vacant Housing Units 2,295 (11.5%)
Median Home Value $106,631
Average Home Value $118,854


Median Household Income $31,005
Average Household Income $43,131
Per Capita Income $13,906
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2015 2015-2020
Population 0.43% 0.27%
Households 0.26% 0.17%
Families 0.09% 0.06%
Median Household Income   2.78%
Per Capita Income   2.54%
1) Population Density = Total Population per square mile.
2) The Diversity Index is a scale of 0 to 100 that represents the likelyhood that two persons, chosen at random from the same area, belong to different race or ethnic groups. If an area's entire population belongs to one race AND one ethnic group, then the area has zero diversity. An area's diversity index increases to 100 when the population is evenly divided into two or more race/ethnic groups.
Based on Census 2010 counts, the Diversity Index for the United States was 60.6 and it is expected to increase to 64.8 by July 1, 2018.


Dalton, GA 30721 - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares 30721 to the other 711 ZIP Codes in Georgia by rank and percentile using July 1, 2015 data. The location Ranked # 1 has the highest value. A location that ranks higher than 75% of its peers would be in the 75th percentile of the peer group.

Variable Description Rank Percentile
Total Population # 23 97th
Population Density1 # 199 72nd
Diversity Index2 # 23 97th
Median Household Income # 587 18th
Per Capita Income # 651 9th

Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE Georgia Census Data Comparison Tool.